Decline in Saffron production, farmers seek govt help

Kashmir is not only known for its natural beauty but also for the quality and taste of many horticulture and agriculture products. Saffron is the most expensive spice, sold between Rs 2 to 3 lakh per kilogram. The harvesting process, its flavor, aroma and colour make it expensive and the saffron grown in Kashmir is considered the best in the world.

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